Dr James Bullock studied Chemistry and Applied Physics at University of Durham, UK, and achieved a doctorate in Materials Science at University of Oxford, UK in 1988. Held a variety of R&D positions with speciality chemicals companies in UK before moving to BASF in 1996, specialising in formulations, colorants and biocides.
Worked for BASF both in UK and Germany, spending several years responsible for the marketing of biocides into various industries including household and personal care. Led BASF’s global development function for biocides encompassing R&D, technical marketing and regulatory activities for BASF’s biocides range.
Served for several years as a member of the board of AgION Technologies (USA).
Until end of 2012 he was CEO of Intelligent Formulation Ltd, a not-for-profit company set up to deliver the new Formulation Innovation Network, which is industry led and with the objective of creating and adding value for companies by accelerating product innovation across a range of industry sectors including Home and Personal Care and Pharmaceuticals.
Now he is director at iFormulate Ltd a company providing customised R&D and innovation services to companies working in the field of Formulation Science and Technology.